The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 39 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing OOD 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.27% 3.19% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 4.62% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.86 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +1.35%
OOD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 130 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.06% 69.15% 70.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 93 140
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £483 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Suffolk region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Suffolk region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

OOD
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 3 (37.50%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) Nintex
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Business Objects

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C++
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Nintex
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
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Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago